Akta

Old Icelandic Dictionary - akta

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "akta" in English.

As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):

akta Old Icelandic word can mean:

akta
(að), v.
akta
1) to number, tax, value (~ fólkit, ~ vísaeyri konungs);
akta
2) to examine, search into (aktið þér ok öll leyni þau, er hann má felast);
akta
3) to devote attention to, to study (~ ýmisligar íþróttir, bókligar listir);
akta
4) to procure (~ þá hluti er hinum sjúka henta); ~ e-t inn, to furnish, supply;
akta
5) to debate, discuss in parliament (nú sem þetta var ~t, gengu menn til lögréttu).

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚴᛏᛅ

Abbreviations used:

e-t
eitthvat.
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